How Data and Information Can Shape Urban Planning, Design, and City Governance
To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge
Policies, pedagogies and partnerships
The interaction between schools and young people, and the overall experience of attending school can provide a unique opportunity for health education which can be sustained and reinforced over time. This book explores the health-education interface and the complex nexus of discourses, principles...
To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge
This is an invaluable guide to understanding and helping children whose speech and /or language is delayed or impaired. Commended for its clarity, it is a practical and jargon free book that provides an overview of normal development and speech and language difficulties in young children....
To Be Published May 14th 2015 by David Fulton Publishers
Social Justice Education and Participatory Action Research
While many educators acknowledge the common issues and challenges presented by a curriculum shaped by test preparation, they lack an understanding of how to implement new teaching approaches. Active Learning presents an examination of innovative, interactive teaching strategies that were successful...
To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge
Bringing together experts from the fields of inorganic, polymeric, and composite membranes, this book discusses how different membranes can be fabricated and tailored for specific applications. The book details the effects of different fabrication conditions on the three types of membranes and how...
To Be Published March 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Concerns over affordability and accountability have tended to direct focus away from the central aims of liberal learning, such as preparing minds for free inquiry and inculcating the habits of mind, practical skills, and values necessary for effective participation in civil society. The...
To Be Published February 1st 2015 by Routledge
Geographies of Knowledge, Geometries of Power: Framing the Future of Higher Education
Series: World Yearbook of Education
This volume examines higher education in globalized conditions through a focus on the spatial, historic and economic relations of power in which it is embedded. Distinct geometries of power are emerging as the knowledge production capability of universities is increasingly globalized. Changes in...
To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge
Edited by a professor at Harvard Medical School who has extensive experience in this field, this important and timely book presents a variety of perspectives on the organization of patient medical records around patient problems, presenting a more effective problem-oriented approach rather than the...
To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Apple Academic Press
Seacraft of the Bronze Age
In 1937 the author, then aged 19, found the remains of an ancient boat at Ferriby on the Humber shore. This book is his own account of his discoveries, excavations and research over 50 years since the first boat find. The importance of this and the subsequent finds was only fully recognised after...
To Be Published October 19th 2014 by Routledge